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Police warn of attempted child-luring in Cumberland County

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Police are looking for a man who tried to lure a young girl as she played in her yard in Cumberland County on Saturday. It happened around 1 p.m. along the first block of Irongate Court in Silver Spring Township.

Police say a juvenile female was playing outside when a male approached her, grabbed her by the arm and led her to the front porch where he made her sit in a chair.

The suspect then walked across the front yard and was last seen driving past the home in four-door sedan that was white or silver in color.

The suspect is described as white, in his mid-30’s, black hair, wearing a blue t-shirt, dark pants and sneakers.

The juvenile was not injured.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 717-591-8249.




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